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Wisconsin Coastal Management Program 


Wisconsin Great Lakes Chronicle

The Chronicle is an annual publication highlighting successful grant projects, current coastal management issues and initiatives in Wisconsin.

  • 2017 Chronicle (PDF 3.2 MB)
  • 2016 Chronicle (PDF 3 MB) 
  • 2015 Chronicle (PDF 2.5 MB)  
  • 2014 Chronicle (PDF 3.3 MB) 
  • 2013 Chronicle (PDF 3.0 MB)
  • 2012 Chronicle (PDF 1.3 MB)
  • 2011 Chronicle (PDF 1 MB)
  • 2010 Chronicle (PDF 2 MB)
  • 2009 Chronicle (PDF 5 MB)
  • 2008 Chronicle (PDF 2.2 MB)
  • 2007 Chronicle (PDF 1.8 MB)
  • 2006 Chronicle (PDF 2 MB)
  • 2005 Chronicle (PDF 3 MB)
  • 2004 Chronicle (PDF 2.3 MB)
  • 2003 Chronicle (PDF 1.4 MB)
  • 2002 Chronicle (PDF 0.7 MB)

Program Documents

  • Wisconsin Coastal Zone Management Funding Fiscal Year 2016.  Each year the Coastal States Organization undertakes the process of updating the state funding fact sheets for the Coast Zone Management Act program administered by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Office of Ocean and Coastal Resource Management.


  •  Coastal and Estuarine Land Conservation Plan Appendices (3 kb, pdf)
  • Planning Guides

    • Guide to Planning for Coastal Communities in Wisconsin (Large File via ftp) Adobe PDF (9.7 MB). Please request hard copies from Bay-Lake RPC by calling (920) 448-2820 or emailing Angela Pierce at


    Wisconsin's Marina Best Practices Guide

    • Click here for information on design, management, and maintenance for Wisconsin's marinas.

    Grant-funded Publications

    Other Publications

    • Great Lakes Restoration Project 2003, Report to Congress by Great Lake States.

    NOAA Coastal Services Center

    The NOAA Coastal Services Center works to protect coastal resources and keep communities safe from coastal hazards by providing data, tools, training, and technical assistance.  Please visit the Coastal Services Center at for areas of social services, geospatial and training expertise; and products and services.